10 Memorable ’90s Fashion Trends Shopped from a Thrift Store

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

1990s fashion has a style all its own that will soon have its place in the canon of fashion history. Since I was a ‘90s child and can remember the trends firsthand, I decided to thrift my favorite ’90s styles for a trip down memory lane at my hometown Salvation Army store. Keep reading after the jump to see the ‘90s fashion trends I thrifted!

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1990s Fashion Trends You Can’t Live Without Today

Friday, March 1st, 2013

1990s fashion concluded the 20th century with a collection of trends built on the ’80s and inspired by ’60s fashion. Neon brights, abstract prints and workout-gear worn as daywear, like belly revealing crop tops and body con dresses were trendy. The minimalist, grunge, designer, sportswear, hip hop and preppy looks are most remembered styles from the era, establishing western fashion’s permanent shift toward everyday casual style.

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The Best ’90s Trends to Buy Vintage on eBay

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

The art of shopping vintage on eBay is searching for what you want using words for optimal search results. Since ’90s clothing is such a trend right now, I decided to share what I thought were the 3 best ’90s trends to buy vintage to help show you how easy it is to shop from marketplaces like eBay — and show you the ropes of online vintage shopping!

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5 Reasons to Buy ’90s Vintage for Spring

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Hello and happy Friday, vintage lovers!!! For those of you born in the ’80s like me, you know the ’90s fashion trends well — almost TOO well, since you lived the decade during your hormone-driven adolescent  years. I was a teenager of the ’90s influenced by the fashion I saw on MTV, Seventeen Magazine and in […]

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Fresh Prince of New York Recap: Marvelous Models, Magical Mayhem, and All-Around 90s Mania

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

On Sunday night, I was 7 years old again. Well, not literally. But figuratively speaking – if we were to transport back in time to 1993, I would have been 7 years old. I can’t remember what I was like at 7, but I can assure you, I was probably slightly crazy. I think I […]

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Accessories in the 90s … Worth More Than the Outfit

Thursday, February 11th, 2010

This is the first of many blog posts about a fabulous event that is everything anyone who lived in the 90s would want to experience & re-live the memories. What event? The Fresh Prince of New York City fundraiser & birthday party, held on Sunday, March 7th to raise money for the organization Hip Hop […]

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How to Wear Vintage Fashion in Nu Rave Style

Friday, January 15th, 2010

This is the sort of outfit that I should really wear while dancing to this song. But, I wasn’t about to grab 95-S to hit a Baltimore club. I was actually just planning on crossing three avenues from my Harlem abode to meet Dereck Sabater, another Harlem resident and the man behind The Fresh Prince […]

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Zubaz … the Vintage Pants for Guys Who Like Animal Patterns

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

Halloween night was epic for many reasons. It was epic for the first of many times, I successfully pulled off dressing like a man. It was also epic because I met a fellow vintage-lover, who taught me the ways of the “Zubaz.” We were in the kitchen of a Halloween house party off Graham in […]

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